Containers

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Most European towns have great combinations of plants outside their restaurants, but no one quite knows how to handle horticulture like the Dutch.  These planters grace a sweet lunch and dinner spot in the sleepy town of Delft. Plant combinations have a tremendous effect on the mood of their surroundings.  Here the color palette is […]

What the Dutch know about planters

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At any garden center right now, next to the pumpkins, there are so many options for fall container garden plants.  While pansies and mums are the most common choices, you don’t have to be limited. Ornamental versions of cold-hardy edible plants offer a range of color, texture, and size for your fall container garden.  Consider […]

Fall Container Gardens- Shopping

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Looking for some container garden inspiration?  Check out these amazing containers! I love getting inspired by large corporate installations – they are so grand!  Our own home gardens might not require planters that tower overhead, but the punch and strength of these babies can be scaled to back patio size, at a fraction of the […]

Garden Container Inspiration – Go Big!

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